Sponsored by the AHA and the National Council on Public History (NCPH), and authored by faculty and students in the Public History Program at the University of South Carolina, the online version of the popular print edition provides information on numerous career possibilities, and includes interviews with prominent historians in all fields of history, ranging from academic and publishing, to public and consulting.
Careers for History Majors
For the history major, we offer Careers for History Majors, a short guide to some of the job prospects for anyone wondering what they can do with a BA in the field.
Careers in Public History
Links to a range of other resources listing job opportunities outside the academy.
Current Job Listings
AHA members enjoy access to the most comprehensive list of current job listings in the field.
Links to history department websites that provide statistics or information about the career placement of their doctoral graduates.